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Obama offers fix for canceled plans

Americans may be able to keep their individual insurance plans for one more year, under a fix offered by President Obama on Thursday to address a controversial provision of the Affordable Care Act. The deal is meant to mollify millions of people e

Navy's Mercy activated for Philippines

San Diego, CA (The San Diego Union-Tribune) -- The Navy is activating the San Diego-based hospital ship Mercy to be ready if called to the Philippines for humanitarian relief following Typhoon Haiyan. Pacific Fleet Commander Adm. Harry B.

Reusable grocery bags could be storing germs

Reusable bags are very popular and Earth friendly, but you could be carrying more in these bags than just groceries.

Study shows 32% of workers with college degrees never found job related to major

According to a new study from Carreerbuilder, nearly 47 percent of those with college degrees said their first job out of college was unrelated to their major.

2 college students placed on probation for remainder of educational career for using gun to scare suspected burglar

Two Gonzaga University students are on probation for the rest of their time at the Washington state school for using a gun to scare a man they say was trying to barge into their apartment, their lawyer said Tuesday.

8 lb baby born at 9:10 a.m. on 11-12-13

Independence, MO (KCTV) -- Some new parents found a very special way to celebrate Nov. 12, 2013 or 11-12-13. Meet Carson Lee.

The latest on Obamacare enrollment

The White House has said it will release enrollment numbers through its HealthCare.gov website this week.

NASA releases new photo of Saturn, Earth

NASA has given the people of Earth a rare treat: A color mosaic that captures not only Saturn, but also the tiny dots of Earth and other planets in the background. The image, released Tuesday, was captured by the Cassini spacecraft on July 19, whe

Holiday mail for Heroes

Each year the American Red Cross provides assistance to more than 2 million service members and many of our nation’s 24 million veterans.

Thanksgiving travel stats, most popular destinations

With Thanksgiving only weeks away, TripAdvisor, the world largest travel website, conducted a survey to determine America’s Thanksgiving travel plans.